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GPA Delivery Manager

  • Location: Irving, 75063
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted over 1 year ago

Terrific long term contract opportunity in Irving, Texas for a GPA Delivery Manager.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Technology and Program Management
  • Manage end to end delivery of GPA delivery management initiatives.
  • Execute multi-dimensional technology projects/programs with diverse technology stack and global deployments.
  • Working knowledge of cloud-based technologies and frameworks.
  • Program Planning, Dependency management across technology organizations and platforms for assigned initiatives.
  • Establish foundational and execution work streams for new strategic and improvement/stabilization initiatives.
  • Works hand in hand with the Program Owner to ensure the program is successful and deliverables are on time.
  • Identifies work streams and builds program structure.
  • Reviews and revises work plan/milestones with development teams on at least a weekly basis.
  • Involves Domain and Technical architecture as appropriate into planning discussions and execution support.
  • Provides visibility to SMTs/STLTs and other senior managers/architects – progress, issues/risks, blockers, and other key indicators.
  • Establishes and manages working level Interaction model with program, development, and support teams.
  • Manages issues, risks and escalations from the program and project level via centralized tracker.
  • Ensures program consistency – execution/process templates, tracking structure, reporting, issues/blockers.
  • Manages and directs exception requests.
  • Defines cost saves and document cost impact for any delays from the financial baseline.
  • Communicates program strategy and objectives to stakeholders and work stream teams.
  • Run any automated reports used for the program.
  • Provide agenda for stakeholder meetings.
  • Provide meeting attendance, key meeting decisions and next steps/follow-ups for stakeholder meetings.
  • Provide meeting attendance, key meeting decisions and next steps/follow-ups for program status meetings.
  • Host all stakeholder meetings.
  • Host all program status meetings.
  • Executes KPIs.
  • Performs PMO activities where needed, if no PMO is assigned.
 
Qualifications:
  • 8-12 years minimum professional experience in a leadership role within an organization of similar complexity and size.
  • Working knowledge of cloud-based technologies and frameworks.
  • Working to deep knowledge of financial products, technology architecture, cloud offerings and frameworks through direct project work.
  • PMP or other related certifications are a plus.
  • Direct experience executing multi-dimensional development projects/programs with diverse technology stack and global deployments.
  • Exposure to cloud-based technologies.
  • Ability to develop and manage a comprehensive program plan and dependencies.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office products (excel, ppt, word, MS Project).
 
If this is a perfect fit, Apply now!

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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